Graduate & Postdoctoral Affairs

Guidance on Funding International Graduate Students Who Remain Abroad Due to the COVID-19 Pandemic

The following guidance outlines the parameters of funding options for graduate students who are foreign nationals and are unable to be physically present in the U.S. as a result of the COVID-19 pandemic.

Please note that Graduate students who are foreign nationals, who have been located in the U.S. in a valid student visa status since the onset of travel restrictions in the Spring of 2020, and who wish to continue to receive fellowship stipend or assistantship wages during the Fall 2020 semester must remain in the U.S. in order to do so.